M. Devon Bogue


Family-Placed Death Notice

MR. M. DEVON BOGUE Age 80 of Big Canoe, GA., passed Sunday, June 19, 2005 at North Fulton Regional Hospital, Roswell, GA. Surviving are the wife, Antonetta (Mary) Bogue, Big Canoe; sons, M. Devon Bogue Jr., Garden City, GA; and Stephen A. Bogue, Guyton, GA; daughters, Pam Coffey, Cartersville; and Lisa Gastineau, Sandy Springs; brother, William O. Bogue, San Diego, CA; 7 grandchildren. Memorial services will be held 3 p.m. Friday, June 24th at Big Canoe Chapel, Dr. Jim McCormick and Rev. Lamar Helms officiating. Following the service a reception will be held in the Broyles Center. Mr. Bogue was Director of the Environmental Health Division for the Fulton County Health Department. He planned and directed a program for investigating environmental health hazards. He advised engineers, architects, property owners, and plant operators on public health problems, outlined measures necessary to comply with health requirements, supervised a program of food sanitation control and nuisance complaints. Mr. Bogue received a Bachelor of Civil Engineering Degree from Georgia Tech, a Master of Public Health degree from the University of California at Berkeley. He had more than 22 years or professional experience in solid waste management and environmental engineering. He was regional environmental control director of the U.S. Environmental Control Administration. Mr. Bogue served with the Communicable Disease Center, Public Health Service, spending the remainder of his career in Washington, DC for 1 year and retired in Atlanta after 27 years. He held Executive positions with private engineering firms doing solid waste managements and resource recovery programs nationwide. He had worked with the Picknes County-Keep Pickens Beautiful. Professional Affiliations he was a member of, were: American Public Works Association, The National Institute for Solid Waste and the USPHS Commissioned Officers Association. The family request in lieu of flowers that memorials be made to The American Heart Association, Picknes County Chapter, P.O. Box 672648, Marietta, GA. 30006. Cagle Funeral Home, Jasper, GA. For further information, www.caglefuneralhome.com.

Funeral Home

Cagle Funeral Home - Jasper
364 E. Church St. Jasper, GA 30143
(706) 692-6615

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on June 22, 2005